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Definition of leafy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (leafier, leafiest)
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  1. 1having a lot of leaves Eat plenty of leafy green vegetables.
  2. 2(approving) (of a place) having a lot of trees and plants leafy suburbs
  3. 3made by a lot of leaves or trees We sat in the leafy shade of an oak tree.
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